November 14, 2007
Media Release

19th Avenue between Bayview Avenue and CN Rail tracks to remain closed through evening rush hour

One-day closure to repair rail track settlement
 
NEWMARKET The Regional Municipality of York would like to remind motorists that 19th Avenue from Bayview Avenue to just west of the CN rail tracks in the Town of Richmond Hill will remain closed through the evening rush hour for track settlement repairs. 
 
The road will be reopened tomorrow at 5 a.m.
 
Staff from CN Rail and York Region are making repairs to sunken rail tracks and pavement just west of Bayview Avenue on 19th Avenue.
 
Access to local roads west of the construction area continues to be maintained via Yonge Street; however no traffic is permitted through the construction zone. 
 
Signs have been posted around the construction area to help detour traffic.
 
York Region thanks residents and motorists for their patience as these necessary repairs are made. 
 
For more information on The Regional Municipality of York, please visit www.york.ca
 
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Media Contact: Michael Kemp, Corporate Communications, York Region
 Phone:  905 830-4444, ext. 1232 or Cell 905 251-6419
 Email: michael.kemp@york.ca

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